AgroAmerica recognizes that in order to adapt to climate change, the preservation of the world’s forests is crucial, as well as educating in the conservation of natural resources. “We believe that we can make a difference in our communities by taking steps to educate and actively making a difference,” said Fernando Bolaños, AgroAmerica CEO. With [...]
AGROAMERICA, the banana-growing company, in partnership with the Asociación del Trifinio Suroccidente –ASODITSO (for its initials in Spanish)-, the Association of Independent Banana Producers –APIB (for its initials in Spanish)- and the Institute of Climate Change -ICC- carried out the diploma course “Community Adaptation to Climate Change” during 8 months. It was aimed at AGROAMERICA [...]
In partnership with the Institute of Climate Change – ICC – and the Association of Independent Banana Producers – APIB-, AGROAMERICA started the course “Community Adaptation to Climate Change”, addressed to workers of AGROAMERICA and leaders of 13 communities in the southwest region of Guatemala, in the departments of San Marcos, Quetzaltenango and Retalhuleu. The [...]
Agroamerica CEO, was invited to participate in the Global Dialogue of the United Nations Environment Programme.
Guatemala, April 2011. On the 11th and 12th of April, Fernando Bolaños, Agroamerica CEO, was invited to participate in the global dialogue Road to Rio +20: Strengthening the role of the private sector in the transition to a green economy and efficient use of the resources. Over 200 representatives from business and industry, governments, and [...]